Dave Gardner (ice hockey)

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Dave Gardner
Born (1952-08-23) August 23, 1952 (age 64)
Toronto, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 183 lb (83 kg; 13 st 1 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Right
Played for Montreal Canadiens
St. Louis Blues
California Golden Seals
Cleveland Barons
Philadelphia Flyers
NHL Draft 8th overall, 1972
Montreal Canadiens
Playing career 1972–1985

David Calvin Gardner (born August 23, 1952) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey centre who played 350 National Hockey League (NHL) games for the Montreal Canadiens, St. Louis Blues, California Golden Seals, Cleveland Barons and Philadelphia Flyers. Gardner is the son of former NHLer Cal Gardner, elder brother of Paul Gardner and father of Canadian-Swiss pro Ryan Gardner.

Playing career[edit]

Gardner was drafted eighth overall by Montreal in the 1972 NHL Amateur Draft from the Toronto Marlboros after having won the Red Tilson Trophy as the Ontario Hockey League's Most Outstanding Player.

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Preceded by
Michel Larocque
Montreal Canadiens first round draft pick
Succeeded by
John Van Boxmeer